IRAQ - The Hanging Gardens of Babylon - King Nebuchadnezzar II, who ruled between 605 and 562 BC, built the gardens for his homesick wife. The gardens are said to have been destroyed by several earthquakes.
Entrance to Nineveh, Iraq. The city Jonah didn't want to visit in the Bible. Jonah The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: "Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.